|Deviant Login||Shop||Join deviantART for FREE||Take the Tour|
Faerie Faerie 1414: Bird Cages
The Kingdom of Pagliarine consisted of sheep and cattle farms on the outskirts, and as one traveled inward, the buildings and houses multiplied and were of sturdier build. A stone gate showed the limits of the living area, and inward were the businesses and guild owned buildings. The roads were paved with cobble stones that were smoothed from the travel of all the years of wear.
Phoenix and Wolfe were shown into the well built city, passed all of that and into the castle gates. There were gardens, fully of fruits and flowers. Time and effort had been spent in making the inner grounds a gorgeous paradise of agriculture. The carriage was stopped and Phoenix and the girl in Rose were let off. An escort of women, dressed in veils and gowns similar to each other, the only difference being the colors, led them in. Wolfe and the other men of the entourage followed until brought into the inner most sanctum of the castle. There, they split paths.
Phoenix frowned at the guards arm
a dangerous hallucinationThe light coming through the window was bright,
much too bright.
Even though my eyes were closed
I could see it-
The skin of my arms prickled,
sweat dripped from my brow.
It was two in the afternoon but…
the sun was setting
through the window facing east.
I should have seen the hutch,
shelves lined with bone china
decorated with delicate leaves and vines.
I was so thirsty
and reaching for cups that should have been there.
Instead I found a billboard of butterflies,
the colors raging
more than any rainbow
I'd ever seen.
Their wings fluttered and flashed
yet somehow they moved in slow motion.
I wanted to stand,
wanted to reach out and touch them but…
I couldn't move,
and yet I laughed
ignoring my dry mouth
and the tingling in my feet.
There was a tempest
on the rise
and in my blood.
A sugar rush disguised
as a riot of butterflies
and they were swarming me.
There was a small vial
of insulin in my pocket
that I nev
Keep in Touch!
scheinbar is a much-loved and well-known deviant. Just one look at her gallery, filled with enchanting photography, will have you mesmerized. A deviant for over 7 years, Christiane can always be found posting inspirational features as well as regularly commenting on other deviations and encouraging and empowering her fellow deviants. We are inspired and insist that you too stop by and congratulate ... Read More